Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Wherefore the princes were wroth with Jeremiah, and smote him, and put him in prison in the house of Jonathan the scribe: for they had made that the prison.

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Bible References

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Genesis 39:20
So Joseph’s master took him and put him into the jail, the place where the king’s prisoners were confined; and he was there in the jail.
2 Chronicles 16:10
Then Asa was angry with the seer and put him in prison, for he was enraged at him for this. And Asa oppressed some of the people at the same time.
2 Chronicles 18:26
and say, ‘Thus says the king, “Put this man in prison and feed him sparingly with bread and water until I return safely.”’”
Acts 5:18
They laid hands on the apostles and put them in a public jail.
Acts 12:4
When he had seized him, he put him in prison, delivering him to four squads of soldiers to guard him, intending after the Passover to bring him out before the people.
Revelation 2:10
Do not fear what you are about to suffer. Behold, the devil is about to cast some of you into prison, so that you will be tested, and you will have tribulation for ten days. Be faithful until death, and I will give you the crown of life.

In the

Jeremiah 37:20
But now, please listen, O my lord the king; please let my petition come before you and do not make me return to the house of Jonathan the scribe, that I may not die there.”
Jeremiah 38:6
Then they took Jeremiah and cast him into the cistern of Malchijah the king’s son, which was in the court of the guardhouse; and they let Jeremiah down with ropes. Now in the cistern there was no water but only mud, and Jeremiah sank into the mud.

General references

Jeremiah 36:5
Jeremiah commanded Baruch, saying, “I am restricted; I cannot go into the house of the Lord.
Jeremiah 38:26
then you are to say to them, ‘I was presenting my petition before the king, not to make me return to the house of Jonathan to die there.’”